Rebuilding Inequity: The Re-emergence of the School-to-Prison Pipeline in New Orleans
Ellen Tuzzolo – Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana
Damon T. Hewitt – NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
The High School Journal
December 2006/January 2007
In this article, the authors argue that the phenomenon of harsh discipline and school arrests pre-Katrina is being replicated in the post-Katrina network of schools. Combined with a lack of resources and the failure to educate students, has resulted in a School-to-Prison Pipeline that excludes some students from traditional education settings.